"Problem: "the emergence of Trump also came the 'basket of deplorables'." (Loren Miller).
Goal: A world without racism, sexism, nationalism, religionism.
Option: Do nothing, cry and feel helpless, blame others,…"
"Ruth, I like your comment about the fear of losing white supremacy outweighs the fears of a pandemic and climate change.
About climate change, when there is a shift in climate historically, it occurs swiftly, too fast for making adjustments.…"
"Loren, another powerfully written piece! Each one of those you mention must be held accountable for laws broken, systems destroyed for no sound reason, people harmed, including those cheated out of their wages and contracts, and harm perpetrated…"
"Paul, I agree, racism means that Caucasians, "whites," define the norm against which to measure other races.
"Racism: policies, behaviours, rules, etc. that result in a continued unfair advantage to some people and…"
"Research on learned helplessness has confirmed that prisoners of war, men and women, children, dogs, cats, horses, octopus, pike, and pigeons, can learn to be helpless. Videos of fish, birds, and other critters, however, no longer can be accessed…"
"Who Wrote The New Testament Gospels? and when?
It is easy to understand how O.T. prophecy could be plucked out of the ancient texts and N.T. reports could be made-up, fabricated, constructed, dreamed up, invented, created, pieced…"
"Stephen, when am I missing, here. You wrote, "I've heard that story before, and I can tell you what is irrefutable the story is utterly stupid beyond belief."
Do you refer to Doone's reference to the Carl Sagan quote? Or to…"
"I am Joan Denoo, an 84-year old lady, mother of 3, grandmother of 4, great-grandmother of 7. I grew up in a violent home and married a man who was violent. I divorced 45 years ago and remained single. I learned how to be dependent on violent men and…"
"I am 84-years young and making "good trouble." No more of these nonsense thoughts and acts of racism, sexism, and religionism.
I have no interest in persuading others to think and act as I do; I do have an interest in being…"
"I'm a progressive, atheist, radical, trouble maker living in a conservative, agnostic, fundamentalist
community and I am thriving. Being a survivor of the 1968 civil rights movement and part of the group of blacks and whites who marched,…"